This ointment by Andrea of Frugally Sustainable is a MUST-HAVE addition to any DIY natural medicine chest. It’s a homemade antiseptic ointment that is perfect for treating minor cuts, scrapes and abrasions. It’s cheaper than Neosporin and works just as well. It’s all-natural and contains no harmful chemicals.
This is an ointment that is ideal to make before the kids start running around more outside and before you go out to garden or work on home improvement projects. All of those activities can lead to scratches, scrapes and cuts.
The recipe is very simple and there are step-by-step photographs. The ointment is made with beeswax, some core oils and essential oils. One of the oils has antiseptic and antibacterial qualities. Click below for the complete recipe.